George/Jaji’s six comments

  • Re: Steady tempo?

    Huh. I ready "Steady tempo" to be "the tunes are all the same/similar tempo" rather than speeding up mid-stream in a tune. more…

  • Re: Nine Irish Brothers

    Best of luck, boyos! Christy's (New Haven, CT) loss is Nine Irish Brothers' gain! more…

  • Re: Is all session music played at warp-speed?

    That's certainly what it sounded like to me...until I sat in for a while and the other players got to know me by my singing rather than a stringed or other instrument. Over these last 2 years there I've been slowly learning the mandolin, and when the time... more…

  • We’re still here!

    This summer the lineup of the Tuesday Night Players may seem a little different , but there's a core group of us working to keep the session alive and rollicking. more…

  • Re: Should everyone play secondary instruments?

    Not unless they want to. The moment the "shoulds" and "musts" come into the discussion, things stop being fun for me. I'm a former bodhran player, and I say it that way because I feel the most important skill with any instrument is knowing when not to pla... more…

  • A grand time had by all!

    And nowhere else can you expect to hear Trad chunes & songs back-to-back with Pink Floyd, Bob Dylan, Arlo Guthrie or Shel Silverstein, and maybe even a tale or two (some of them even true!) intertwined with the music. The players have as much fun amusing ... more…